Is no-fault divorce the answer?
The breakdown of a marriage is never going to be easy for those involved but could reforming the law surrounding divorce make this process easier? Many legal professionals think that divorce law is out-of-date, particularly following the case of Owens v Owens . Owens v Owens  Briefly, Mrs Owens filed a divorce petition in… Read MoreFind out more
Can E-mails Be Legally Binding?
Businesses and consumers tend to assume that if they haven’t signed a contract or legal document, they have not formed a legally binding agreement. However, this isn’t necessarily true. There is no requirement for an agreement to be in writing to make it binding upon the parties and even where the specifics of an agreement… Read MoreFind out more
Top Tips to Minimise Stress During Divorce
Divorce/civil partnership dissolution is commonly cited as one of the most stressful experienced an individual can experience in life. From anger and resentment through to worrying about what will happen regarding your children, the emotions around divorce are often extremely negative and can be hard to deal with when also having to get on with… Read MoreFind out more
Recruitment – Family Department expands with appointment of ‘Rising Star’
Due to an ongoing demand for Family Law Advice O’Donnell Solicitors have expanded the Family Department with the appointment of Assistant Solicitor Krista Enziano who will work alongside the Departments Head and Resolution Specialist, Anthony Jones, whilst running her own caseload. Krista is a local having attended Saddleworth School and Oldham Sixth Form College before… Read MoreFind out more